Mariolater
noun see Mariolatry

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Mariolater — Ma ri*ol a*ter, n. [See {Mariolatry}.] One who worships the Virgin Mary. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mariolater — See Mariolatry. * * * …   Universalium

  • mariolater — mar·i·ol·a·ter …   English syllables

  • Mariolater —   n. worshipper of the Virgin Mary.    ♦ mariolatrous, a.    ♦ mariolatry, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • mariolater — ˌma(a)rēˈäləd.ə(r), ˌmer noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: from mariolatry, after English idolatry : idolater : one that practices Mariolatry …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mariolatry — Mariolater, n. Mariolatrous, adj. /mair ee ol euh tree/, n. 1. excessive (and proscribed) veneration of the Virgin Mary, esp. in forms appropriate to God. 2. veneration of women. [1605 15; MARY + O + LATRY] * * * …   Universalium

  • Mariolatry — noun Date: 1612 excessive veneration of the Virgin Mary • Mariolater noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Mariolatrous — See Mariolater. * * * …   Universalium

  • Catholic — n Roman Catholic; ultramontane; All Disparaging. papist, Roman, Romanist, Mariolater, Brit. Sl. left footer …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Mariolatry — /mɛəriˈɒlətri/ (say mairree oluhtree) noun veneration of the Virgin Mary. {Mary1 + o + latry} –Mariolater, noun –Mariolatrous, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

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